HyperDic: rhizome

English > 1 sense of the word rhizome:
NOUNplantrhizome, rootstock, rootstalka horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure
rhizome > pronunciation
Soundsray'zow.m
Rhymesaerodrome ... tome: 31 rhymes with owm...
English > rhizome: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningA horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure.
Synonymsrootstock, rootstalk
Broaderstalk, stemA slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ
Spanishportainjerto, rizoma
Catalanrizoma
Adjectivesrhizomatousproducing or possessing or resembling rhizomes

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